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  • Republicans To Seek Injunction Against Democrats, Malloy Over Mailing They Call Illegal

    Republicans To Seek Injunction Against Democrats, Malloy Over Mailing They Call Illegal
    State Republicans will seek a court injunction against the Connecticut Democratic Party for using money raised for federal congressional campaigns to pay for a mass mailing it has sent out to promote Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election - and will announce...
  • Gubernatorial Candidates Spar On Campaign Financing, Climate Change

    Gubernatorial Candidates Spar On Campaign Financing, Climate Change
    NEW LONDON — The three candidates for governor battled each other on clean government, state spending and climate change Thursday in the fifth debate of the election season. On the topic of clean elections, Republican nominee Tom Foley attacked...
  • Democrats Show Contempt For Election Law

    Democrats Show Contempt For Election Law
    The state Democratic Party blew a truck-sized hole through its increasingly tattered reformist image this week. It did so with a mass mailing whose funding skirts state clean-election laws. The party sent the mailing out over the fierce objections of...
  • Why Use Public Money To Finance Campaigns That Aren't 'Clean' Of Special Interest Money?

    Why Use Public Money To Finance Campaigns That Aren't 'Clean' Of Special Interest Money?
    In December 2005, the Democratic leaders of the state legislature exulted across party lines with then-Gov. M. Jodi Rell, a Republican, about how they had just made history – by approving a clean-elections law that included a system of public...
  • Fundraising of two GOP candidates in open House seats varies widely

    Fundraising of two GOP candidates in open House seats varies widely
    Paul Chabot and Elan S. Carr have some things in common. Both are Republicans and first-time candidates, running this fall for open seats in Congress.  Both are military veterans and they have the same campaign strategist. But they differ sharply in...
  • FEC Dem's olive branch could wither, but effort's worthy

    If you were to seek out a poster child for all that is broken in Washington, you could find no better candidate than the Federal Election Commission. The agency that oversees our campaign-finance system, by law led by three Democratic and three Republican...
  • Incumbents out-raising challengers in 3 hot House races in state

    Incumbents out-raising challengers in 3 hot House races in state
    Incumbents have out-raised challengers in at least three hot congressional races in California, reports filed tonight with the Federal Election Commission show. Rep. Scott Peters (D-San Diego) reported raising a total of $3.391 million for his campaign....
  • Sixth District is state's most pricey House race

    Sixth District is state's most pricey House race
    Republican Dan Bongino, the former Secret Service agent running in Maryland's 6th Congressional District, raised more than $530,000 since July, significantly exceeding his past fundraising and nearly matching the incumbent's haul, campaign finance reports...
  • Same-party candidates in House races show wide range in fundraising

    Lopsided fundraising continued to show up in the three fall House races in California between members of the same party, campaign finance documents filed this week showed. The highest amounts raised in any of the three races were posted in the...
  • Moylan airs TV ad in 17th District race

    Moylan airs TV ad in 17th District race
    It’s been a sleepy fall for Lehigh Valley congressional races. As we’ve noted several times, Republican congressman Charlie Dent has no opponent. And so far, the 17th District contest between Democratic U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright and...
  • Democrats Send Controversial Pro-Malloy Mailing Without Waiting For Feds' Opinion

    The state Democratic Party Wednesday went ahead with its plan to pay for a mass mailing to promote Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election with money raised for federal congressional campaigns — even though state regulators have denounced the plan and...